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Mamie (Floyd) Nichols

Born: Sun., Jan. 15, 1933
Died: Mon., Jan. 13, 2020


12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Thu., Jan. 16, 2020
Location: Fishing Creek Baptist Church

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Thu., Jan. 16, 2020
Location: Fishing Creek Baptist Church

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Mamie Floyd Nichols, 86, of 502 California Circle, York, entered into eternity on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, SC.  She was born Jan. 15, 1933, the daughter of the late William Floyd, Sr. and Viola Floyd.  
Mamie retired from Celanese Fibers after 30 years of service.  A native of York, she was a dedicated member of Mt. Zion AME Zion Church in Hickory Grove, SC, where she served as deaconess, Sunday School teacher and she also sang on the Hymn Choir.  After the death of her beloved husband, she returned to worship at her home church, Fishing Creek Baptist Church.
Mamie's kitchen was always open to family and friends for good food, conversation and fellowship. As a result of her generous spirit and pleasant personality, she was loved by many. Her Christian life was as beautiful as the sunset, and her influence will forever remain in the lives of all that knew and loved her.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Rev James Nichols; son, Robert L. Matthews, Jr.; and two sisters, Elizabeth "Jigg" Floyd and Floree Shannon.
Her beautiful life will be forever cherished in the lives of her children: John "Pete" Floyd (Paradise) of Belmont, NC, Catherine Matthews Pollard (Robert) of Charlotte, NC, Francessa M. Nichols of York, SC, and Raynard J. Nichols of Charlotte, NC; nine grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; one brother, William "June" Floyd, Jr. (Helen) and one sister, Patricia Thacker both of York, SC; one brother-in-law, Therial Nichols (Margie) of Charlotte, NC; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be 1:00 pm, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 at Fishing Creek Baptist Church in York, SC.  Burial will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens in York.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 1:00 pm, prior to the service.

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Sharon Jackson
   Posted Tue January 14, 2020
My condolences to you and your family

Daphne Green
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
Fran and family,

My sincere condolences to you and the family. I will be praying for you all.


Marie Day
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
Fran, so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


Glenda Leach
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
May God Continue To Bless And Keep You.Continue To Trust Him And He Will Take Care Of You.

Elayne Napoles
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
Dear Nichols family,

Deep sympathies to all your family and thankful that you are surrounded by so many loving family members and friends during this time of sorrow. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May God's comfort and peace be with you all.


Elayne Napoles

Bishop Robert L. Davis
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
Please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of Mamie. I wanted to let you know that you have my deepest sympathy and my heart is truly saddened. Mamie was more than just a wonderful person; she was always so kind. and considerate.
May it be a source of inner strength to know that there's a loving God watching over you throughout this time of need, He'll stay close by your sides.
Mamie will always remain in our hearts, and we have included your family in our daily prayers. "Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal".
If, there is anything that we can do to help in anyway, please do not hesitate to call at any time.
Sincerely, Bishop Robert L. Davis,
Pastor Soul Saving Station Church Georgetown, SC

If possible, could this be read at the home going services? Thank You

Phyllis Worthy
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
My deepest sympathy and my prayers are extended to the Nichols family. Mamie was such a beautiful spirit. I will always remember her wearing her pearls and looking so beautiful when she visited mother. I pray that God will comfort you and grant you peace in this time of loss.

Rev. William Norris Long
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
To the Floyd Nichols family, you have my deepest condolences and prayers. I know that it's not easy as you go through this, but I speak from experience Got got you.

Curtis McCoy
   Posted Thu January 16, 2020
My heartfelt condolences to Mamie's immediate family, as God allow us to continue on this journey, I will always have the memories of Lou Lou in my heart, always willing to serve, offer a helping hand, opening up her kitchen to share a meal, always with a sweet spirit.

May God continue to bless you, our lost is Heaven's Gain...

Mara Woods
   Posted Fri January 17, 2020

My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. I pray that you find peace at this difficult time.

Mara Woods

Jennifer Tschopp
   Posted Tue January 21, 2020
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

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